Historic Reenactments of Asian American Trials
Tags: asian american trials, judge denny chin, justice, minoru yasui, ww2
How do you learn from history, practice good cross-examination techniques, and earn CLE credits at the same time? Read the Atlantic article about Judge Denny Chin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the historical reenactments he and his wife have been working on for the past several years. Reenactments include the trail of Minoru Yasui, the Japanese-American lawyer from Oregon who challenged the curfew order during World War II.